Tag Archives: Vijay Seshadri

Disbelieving Dark

  “Just because you don’t believe in something doesn’t mean it isn’t true.” A  strangely compelling Boardwalk Empire character–a World War I  sharpshooter who carried his talents back to a morally complex civilian life during Prohibition–dispensed this worthwhile advice at … Continue reading

Posted in Freshly Pressed, Love and Loss | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 88 Comments

Bright Copper Kettles: Mourning to Moonshine

During Jim’s final December, just after we learned his illness was terminal, Vijay Seshadri published a wonder of a poem called Bright Copper Kettles: Dead friends coming back to life, dead family, speaking languages living and dead, their minds retentive, their … Continue reading

Posted in Love and Loss | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments